Thursday, May 19, 2016

The Garden Gate

Hi Guys Terri here, thank you for joining me today, I have a new project to share.

I'm going to walk you through how I made this cute little gate plaque using Popsicle sticks and Robins Nest products.

  • I started by laying 6 Popsicle sticks side by side so they look like planks

  • Next I cut and glued 2 of the Popsicle sticks at the top and bottom of the planks to act as a brace

  •  I then cut and glued a diagonal support piece just like you would have on a wooden gate

  • I then made 2 holes and threaded some garden twine so that my gate can be hung up

  • I added some mini bunting which I also cut from the Valentines stripe and heart card stock, I threaded this on to beige embroidery thread using a needle and attached it to my gate using mini foam pads

  • I die cut a little love sentiment form the Valentine stripe card stock and stuck it to my gate

Here's a closer look at the dimension and detail

I hope you enjoyed today post, please leave me a comment below, I'd love to know what you think of my garden gate.


Karen said...

Simply sweet! beautiful roses too!

Colleen said...

Cute project.

The Robins Nest OCrowley said...

Cute! I love it!

Carole Wright said...

Hi this is so cute, fab idea. x

Shelly K. Hein-Simmons said...

This is such a fun project! Adore!

Charity said...

So charming!

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